The CHRC supports initiatives that promote the human rights of all children. Below, you can find issues that the CHRC has actively supported:
Letter to the White House on the Situation of Children at the Border
The CHRC wrote a letter to the White House offering recommendations on the situation of immigrant children at the border of the United States. Read more about the letter here.
Rights of the Child
In 2012, the CHRC contributed to an Alternative Report to the Periodic Report of the U.S. to the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child Concerning the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the Sale of Children, Child Prostitution and Child Pornography. Read about the the report here: Alternative Report to the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child.
The DREAM Act
The CHRC supports the Development, Relief and Education of Alien Minors (DREAM) Act. Read more about the DREAM Act here: The DREAM Act.